Marijo Rymer has served as Executive Director of The Arc of Colorado since 2007. She previously served in Colorado executive roles at The Mental Health Center of Denver and American Medical Response. Marijo has more than 25 years of leadership experience in public policy advocacy ranging from healthcare to education to local government.
She currently serves as a member of the Colorado Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Commission, JFK Partners Advisory Board, RMHS Mill Levy Advisory Committee, , Colorado Non- Profit Association, Public Policy Committee, and the Colorado Fiscal Reform Round-table. She also serves on the CO HCPF Steering Committee for the Medicaid Infrastructure Grant and on the Benefits and Services Work Group for the HCPF Money Follows the Person grant writing committee.
Ms. Rymer was elected to the National Council of Executives of The Arc Board of Directors in 2009. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and has completed graduate work in Public Administration at the University of New Mexico.